Chapter 15- the newborn

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Chapter 15- the newborn
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2010-09-26 02:33:46
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  1. match the vaccines w the ages
    Vaccines:
    Hep B
    MMR and Hib
    DTPa-hepB, Hib, OPV
    DTPa-hepB, Hib, OPV
    DTPa-hepB and OPV
    birth, 2/12, 4/12, 6/12, 12/12
    DTP = eiptheria, tetanus, acellular pertussis
    OPV = oral poliomyelitis
    Hib = haem influenzae B
    • birth - Hep B
    • 2/12 - DTPa-hepB, Hib, OPV
    • 4/12 - DTPa-hepB, Hib, OPV
    • 6/12 - DTPa-hepB and OPV
    • 12/12 - MMR and Hib
  2. A neonate:
    a. is premature if born at 37wks
    b. is macrosomic if the baby weighs 2500g at term
    c. is premature if born at 32wks gestation
    d. will only feed several hrs after birth
    e. should be fed every 6hrs
    true : c. is premature if born at 32wks gestation
  3. Premature infants:
    a. will mostly survive at 24wks gestation
    b. are unlikely to develop intraventricular haemorrahe
    c. develop jaundice secondary to phototherapy
    d. have a N resp rate of 100/min
    e. are susceptible to hypothermia
    true: e. are susceptible to hypothermia

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